Things are awfully out of balance when youths can hold a community for ransom or have them living in fear.
This is the unfortunate, indeed devastating, social scenario playing itself out in areas of Australia—think the Northern Territory and Queensland in particular.
Crime rates are soaring, communities live in fear, and service providers refuse to enter certain areas—all the while leadership elite keep grandstanding with virtue signalling discussions about equity and inclusion.
Australians, and undoubtedly the vast bulk of those living in the impacted communities, want a peaceful life free from property damage, physical injury, and murder. It is their right to have this expectation and the duty of the government to deliver….